Graffiti removal

Graffiti is drawings, writing or 'tags' painted, sprayed or etched on walls or other surfaces.

Graffiti is illegal and we will support the police when they prosecute those who damage public property.

Report graffiti

Simply login to our My Account services, then select 'Environmental reporting', 'Add a report' and choose 'Graffiti' from the category list. You can create an account if you don't already have one.

My Account services login

Removing graffiti

When racist, sexist or other offensive graffiti is found on council property, we will remove it as soon as possible – usually within 1 working-day.

We offer a chargeable graffiti removal service to private residences, businesses. Contact us for more information.

Use your smartphone to report waste and environment problems

Download the Thurrock 'Report it' app to report using your smartphone:

You can also login using My Account to report problems online.